THE ILLUMINATED BIBLE ITS HISTORY AND PRODUCTION.
first edition Hardcover
1958 · London
by DIRINGER, DAVID
London: Faber and Faber, 1958. A thorough look at the history of the medieval book. Illustrated throughout the terxt with black and white plates. Chapters on ancient methods, early west-Christian, Hibern0-Saxon and Ottonian, Islamic, Hebrew, Mozarabic,Golden Age, Italy, France and Flanders, General bibliography at end. Dust jacket with two areas of paper loss at top of front panel. 524pp.. First Edition. Blue Cloth. Light Edgewear/Chipped, Price-Clipped DJ. Large Octavo. (Inventory #: 013509)